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for To be meet with
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Meet \Meet\, a. [OE. mete fitting, moderate, scanty, AS.
m[=ae]te moderate; akin to gemet fit, meet, metan to mete,
and G. m[aum]ssig moderate, gem[aum]ss fitting. See Mete.]
Suitable; fit; proper; appropriate; qualified; convenient.
It was meet that we should make merry. --Luke xv. 32.
To be meet with, to be even with; to be equal to. [Obs.]
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